Hanif was appointed as one of two RSA Treasurers in October 2012, after three years on the board.
Hanif Virji co-founded AHV Associates LLP, a corporate finance boutique based in London, having worked in investment banks including Lazard Brothers and J.P. Morgan in their derivatives groups.
Hanif Virji has been on the advisory boards of a number of companies. He studied physics at Bristol University and continued there to pursue research in theoretical solid state physics. He has an interest in philanthropic work, particularly in education and the creation of sustainable employment.
Hanif is married with two children and lives in London.